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What is accreditation?

Accreditation is official recognition that our organization is guided by internationally recognized service standards and best practices.CARF accreditation consists of ongoing consultation and in-depth on-site reviews to help our organization achieve the highest quality of care for our customers. Accreditation demonstrates that our organization has opened its service delivery and business processes to outside scrutiny to improve the quality of our programs. Accreditation is a public statement that our organization strives to ensure that our services are of the highest possible quality.

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)

*This accreditation represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and shows the organization’s substantial conformance to the CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer review process. It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality.

Joint Commission for Accrediation for Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)

*This accrediation means that our staff has made an extra effort to review and improve the key areas that can affect the quality and safety of your care. Accreditation by The Joint Commission is considered the gold standard in health care.

What does accreditation mean to persons served?

Accreditation demonstrates to customers that our organization is committed to reducing risk, addressing health and safety concerns, respecting cultural and individual preferences, and providing the best possible quality of care. Accreditation demonstrates that our organization values the input of our clients and is accountable to the community. Accreditation demonstrates that our Treatment Center has made a specific commitment to put the needs of our residents as the center of everything we do. Accreditation indicates that our organization respects the rights and individuality of our patients.